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Icon of the event Books to Film
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Read the book then see the film at our monthly movie night! The book will be available at the Sanderson Branch a month before the screening....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 31
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 26
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Manchester by the Sea (2016) When his older brother dies, Lee (Casey Affleck) returns to his hometown to become the reluctant guardian to his teenage nephew. Once back Lee must face his troubled past with his ex-wife and th...

Icon of the event Evening at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for popular and entertaining movie titles on select Friday evenings at 6:00 pm with the whole family. Popcorn and snacks are provided. Drop in, no registration required.For more details, visit branch in person or call...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 25
Fri Sep 22
Fri Oct 20
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Paterson (2016) Paterson (Adam Driver) drives a city bus in the town of Paterson, New Jersey. A poet, Paterson is inspired by his observations of everyday life he sees while driving his route and in the life he shares with h...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

La La Land (2016) In a glorious, colourful return to the movie musical, this film finds Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a committed jazz musician, and Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, developing a relationship while followin...

Icon of the event Summer Movie: Beauty and the Beast (2017)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 19
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 28
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Our Little Sister (Umimatchi Diary) (2016) When their father dies, three sisters travel out of town to his funeral. There they meet a half-sister who is now orphaned. They invite her to live with them. A delightful tale o...

Icon of the event A Glimpse into Classical Arabic Music
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Come and join us for an entertaining evening of classical Arabic Music. George Sawa, who is a renowned world expert on traditional Arabic music, and who directed a few musical productions for the Toronto-based Arabesque Danc...

Icon of the event It's Cool...It's Celtic...It's CEILIDH!
Wed Aug 30, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Ceilidh dance is the "party dance" of Scotland, Ireland and our own East Coast. This program will have families - kids, parents, grandparents - dancing together: a rare and wonderful thing! Dances with fun names such as Marma...

Icon of the event Culture Days: Bellydancing Class with Evyenia Karmi
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

An interactive one-hour bellydancing class with Toronto performer and instructor Evyenia Karmi who will demonstrate a short choreography and her award-winning book....